Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Administrative Officer, Heidrick & Struggles, Inc. 

Stephen Beard joined Heidrick & Struggles in 2003 after practicing with Schiff Hardin LLP and held several management positions before being named General Counsel in 2011. He is Chairman of the City of Chicago Board of Ethics and was included on Diversity MBA's list of Top 100 Diverse Executives Under 50.  

Heidrick & Struggles is a leadership consulting and executive search firm. Forbes named the firm one of America's most trustworthy companies in 2016. The Leadership Network at Heidrick & Struggles provides mentoring, coaching, workshops, and other tools to help talented senior executive women achieve Board and other leadership roles. 

Joined LCLD 2016 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2017: Amanda Suchecki

Annual Meeting (2016)
Leadership Summit (2017)

Member: Stephen Beard

Diversity Professional: Billy Dexter